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Specials numbers static at a third of forces

National picture masks the fact that seven constabularies have seen a drop in the level of volunteer officers.

Specials numbers static at a third of forces

Date - 6th January 2015
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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The number of Special Constabulary officers is no higher at more than a third of all British forces than it was a decade ago. Despite a drive to increase their number, and accusations that they are a form of "policing on the cheap", many...
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